Nelson Mullins’ Trish Markus to Discuss Advances and Opportunities in Telemedicine

RALEIGH (April 14, 2017)–Technological advances, coupled with the expansion of insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act, have pushed telemedicine to the forefront of healthcare delivery systems. But these trends bring a variety of legal and operational challenges to the conversation. Healthcare attorney Patricia A. Markus, a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Raleigh office, will discuss these challenges during a panel session at the N.C. Bar Association’s Health Law Section Annual Meeting on Friday, April 28 at the N.C. Bar Center in Cary. Co-presenters will be obstetrician-gynecologist Dr. Stephen Hill with Mission Health in Asheville, N.C. and Dr. Sy Saeed with the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C.  Click here for more information and to register.

Ms. Markus represents healthcare industry clients, specifically focusing on health information privacy, security, and technology issues. She regularly advises clients on HIPAA and other federal and state law privacy and security compliance, responding to data breaches, meaningful use compliance and audits, clinical research and other innovative uses of data, and telemedicine.

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